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English for The Care Sector

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Gardyne Campus

Content

This course aims to improve learners' use of English in professional Social and Health Care settings and/or provide a platform for progression onto NC, HNC Social and Health Care courses within D&A College. With a strong focus on interactive communication, this course will prepare learners with the relevant vocabulary and phrases used in the Care Sector, as well as on grammar usage and the skills required to function in Social and Health Care contexts. In addition, this course will help learners develop their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of ESOL course at SCQF level 3/4 preferred. Applicants will attend a group information session and will be tested at interview to determine their English language level. Minimum age: normally 18.

Progression Routes

On successful completion, learners can progress onto full-time ESOL courses, University and other Social and Health Care related courses in D&A College or benefit from enhanced work prospects.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Part time (evening)
Part time (weekend)

Course Length

34 weeks

Department

Access

SCQF Level

5

Cost

£300.00